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closed 7/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

PriceSpider, acquired ORIS Intelligence, LLC

synopsis: PriceSpider, the global leader in data and consumer analytics technology, has acquired ORIS Intelligence, a leader in actionable insights that preserve pricing integrity for manufacturers. ORIS Intelligence's cloud-based platform helps manufacturers solve their selling challenges by patrolling and enforcing minimum advertised price (MAP).
buyer: PriceSpider
PriceSpider is the global leader in data and consumer analytics technology. PriceSpider provides brand manufacturers with insights about consumer purchasing behavior. PriceSpider collects data sets from thousands of e-commerce sites to help brands discover what, where, when and how people purchase. "
target: ORIS Intelligence, LLC
ORIS Intelligence is a leader in actionable insights that preserve pricing integrity for manufacturers. ORIS Intelligence's cloud-based platform helps manufacturers solve their selling challenges by patrolling and enforcing minimum advertised price (MAP) everywhere their products are sold online.
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closed 11/4/2020 via Company Press Release

NPD Group, Inc., acquired Pricing Excellence

synopsis: The NPD Group, a global market information provider, has acquired Pricing Excellence, the leading provider of online pricing and market share intelligence solutions to manufacturers and distributors. Pricing Excellence's cloud-based platform enables clients to find market opportunities and address competitive threats.
buyer: NPD Group, Inc.
NPD offers data, industry expertise, and prescriptive analytics to help its clients grow their businesses in a changing world. Over 2000 companies worldwide rely on NPD to help them measure, predict, and improve performance across all channels, including brick-and-mortar and e-commerce. "
target: Pricing Excellence
Pricing Excellence is the leading provider of online pricing and market share intelligence solutions to manufacturers and distributors. Pricing Excellence's cloud-based platform provides clients with the information they need to to find market opportunities and address competitive threats.
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closed 7/7/2021 via PR Newswire

Fintech, acquired STX Business Solutions

synopsis: Financial Information Technologies, LLC ("Fintech"), the leading business solutions provider for the beverage alcohol industry, has acquired STX Business Solutions, a powerful web-based data management platform for the CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) and retail industry built on Microsoft Power BI.
buyer: Fintech
Fintech is the leading business provider of affordable technology built to simplify beverage alcohol management for any business, of any size, that sells alcohol. They empower retailers, distributors, and suppliers by automating essential manual processes and data insights. "
target: STX Business Solutions
STX is a web-based data management platform for the Consumer Packaged Goods and retail industry. STX's simple, user-friendly Microsoft Business Intelligence analytics platform enables clients to analyze clean, same-day performance and pricing information across all products within a portfolio.
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closed 7/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ventiga Capital Partners, acquired Retail Insight Limited

synopsis: Ventiga Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in London, has acquired Retail Insight (RI) from Navis Capital Partners, an Asia focused private equity firm. RI is a U.K.-based provider of analytical SaaS solutions that enable retailers to understand and measure operational levers, optimize pricing, reduce waste, and ensure efficient sales.
buyer: Ventiga Capital Partners
Ventiga Capital Partners is a private equity firm based in London. Ventiga Capital Partners focuses on investments in the U.K. and the Nordic and DACH regions. "
target parent: Navis Capital Partners
target: Retail Insight Limited
Retail Insight (RI) is a U.K.-based provider of store-focused solutions in retail operation analytics to global retailers and CPG companies. Their analytical SaaS solutions enable customers to understand and measure operational levers, optimize pricing, reduce waste, and ensure efficient sales.
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closed 6/30/2021 via BNC Analysis

Revalize, acquired AutoQuotes

synopsis: Luminate Capital Partners, a private equity firm, has sold AutoQuotes, a specialist in configure-price-quote (CPQ) and supply chain software for the foodservice equipment and supplies industry, to TA Associates. The company will become part of Revalize, a new cloud-software platform for manufacturers formed by TA.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Revalize
Revalize is the global leader in sector-specific software solutions that help manufacturers optimize revenue operations through design applications, engineering simulations, product selection, CPQ, PIM, visualization, and data analytics. "
target parent: Luminate Capital Partners
target: AutoQuotes
AutoQuotes (AQ) is the global leader in technology solutions for the foodservice equipment and supplies (FES) industry. AQ provides Quote to Cash technology solutions that enable sales of B2B finished products. They offer SaaS solutions for quotation, guided selling, product management, and more.
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closed 1/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

FOG Software Group, acquired FACTON GmbH

synopsis: FOG Software Group (“FOG”), an operating group of Vela Software and Constellation Software Inc., is pleased to announce it has acquired FACTON. FACTON is a global software provider specializing in enterprise-wide product costing solutions for the manufacturing industry.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: FOG Software Group
FOG Software Group is a division of Vela Software and Constellation Software, Inc. The companies acquire, manage, and build software companies in a variety of vertical markets. FOG helps their acquired companies improve operations, grow through organic initiatives, and seek additional acquisitions. "
target: FACTON GmbH
German-based FACTON is a global software provider specializing in enterprise-wide product costing solutions for the manufacturing industry. The FACTON EPC Suite is the leading Enterprise Product Costing (EPC) solution for many of the Fortune Global 100 manufacturers and their suppliers.
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closed 11/19/2020 via PR Newswire

AutoQuotes, acquired Axonom, Inc.

synopsis: AutoQuotes, the global leader in technology solutions for the foodservice equipment and supplies (FES) industry, has acquired Axonom, a software provider that develops cloud-based quoting, ordering, and configuration solutions. Axonom offers AR and VR solutions that enable B2B manufacturers to digitally engage with their channels and end customers.
buyer parent: Luminate Capital Partners
buyer: AutoQuotes
AutoQuotes (AQ) is the global leader in technology solutions for the foodservice equipment and supplies (FES) industry. AQ provides Quote to Cash technology solutions that enable sales of B2B finished products. They offer SaaS solutions for quotation, guided selling, product management, and more. "
target: Axonom, Inc.
Axonom is an independent software provider that develops cloud-based quoting, ordering, and configuration solutions for the high-tech, manufacturing, and services industries. Axonom offers AR and VR solutions that enable B2B manufacturers to digitally engage with their channels and end customers.
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closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Vendavo, Inc., acquired EndeavorCPQ

synopsis: Vendavo, a leading provider of intelligent pricing and margin optimization solutions, has acquired EndeavorCPQ, a SaaS-based CPQ solution provider. EndeavorCPQ bridges the gap between quote-to-order processes, business intelligence, and manufacturing initiatives to deliver greater sales effectiveness and faster time to value.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Vendavo, Inc.
Vendavo harnesses the power of Big Data to generate actionable insights that enable businesses to sell more profitably. Their margin and profit optimization solutions help global customers make better data-driven decisions for pricing and sales effectiveness. "
target: EndeavorCPQ
EndeavorCPQ is a SaaS-based software solution for Configure Price Quote (CPQ) that bridges the gap between quote-to-order processes, business intelligence, and manufacturing initiatives to deliver greater sales effectiveness and faster time to value.
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closed 9/3/2010 via PR Newswire

Hale Global, merged with QL2 Software, Inc.

synopsis: Hale Global and QL2 Software, Inc. announced that they have completed the plan of reorganization previously approved by the bankruptcy court. The reorganized company is named QL2 Software, LLC.
buyer: Hale Global
Hale Global is a technology holding company with offices in Boston and New York. Hale Global partners with leading companies and their management teams to invest in and manage businesses facing operational or strategic inflection points. "
target: QL2 Software, Inc.
QL2 Software, LLC is the industry leader in providing services and technology for near real-time pricing and product data from unstructured sources such as the Web. With over 200 customers across more than 35 countries, "QL2data" drives better business decisions and increased revenue.
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$14
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closed 2/10/2020 via Company Press Release

UD Group merged with POWWR,

synopsis: POWWR (U.S.) and UD Group (UK)  are pleased to announce that they have merged to create the energy industry’s first global end-to-end energy marketplace. UD Group provides energy suppliers and brokers with the tools they need to gain live and cost-effective access to the B2B utilities market where they can transact energy more efficiently.
buyer: POWWR
POWWR is the leader in energy managed software solutions and consulting services. POWWR is a suite of managed software solutions including electric load forecasting software, designed by former Energy Provider senior executives to automate manual and tedious tasks dealt with on a daily basis. "
target: UD Group
UD Group provides energy suppliers and brokers with the tools they need to gain live and cost-effective access to the B2B utilities market where they can transact energy more efficiently and increase sales. Their cloud-based software products compare prices across the industry and generate quotes.
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closed 3/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Vattenfall AB, acquired Senfal Energie Nederland B.V.

synopsis: Vattenfall has bought 100 percent of the shares of the Dutch company Senfal, thereby adding new services for industry demand side flexibility and renewable generation optimisation. Senfal is a Dutch start-up that offers innovative software services to large industrial customers, wind and solar farms.
buyer: Vattenfall AB
Vattenfall is one of Europe's biggest retailers of electricity and heat and one of the largest producers of electricity and heat. Their operations are based on the following energy sources: Biomass, Hydro, Natural gas, Nuclear, Wind, Coal, Solar. "
target: Senfal Energie Nederland B.V.
Senfal is a Dutch start-up that offers innovative software services to large industrial customers, wind and solar farms as well as battery owners for unlocking value from flexibility. Senfal offers software that ensures the best deals in the energy markets.
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closed 9/18/2020 via PR Newswire

Choice! Energy Management, acquired eAgent

synopsis: Choice! Energy Management, a full-service energy procurement and utility management company, has acquired a majority stake in eAgent, a cloud-based solution for agents and consultants in the energy industry. eAgent is an online and mobile app that features solutions for CRM, e-sign contracts, and daily pricing.
buyer: Choice! Energy Management
Choice! Energy Management is a full-service energy procurement and utility management company. Choice offers the industry’s most comprehensive energy management services. The company leads its clients through the entire procurement process from identification to contract negotiation and execution. "
target: eAgent
eAgent is a cloud-based solution for agents and consultants in the energy industry. eAgent is the ultimate tool for energy agents, brokers and energy efficiency companies. Their online and mobile app features solutions for CRM, e-sign contracts, and daily pricing.
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closed 9/3/2018 via Company Press Release

Ascential plc, acquired Brand View

synopsis: Ascential plc, the global specialist information company, has acquired Brand View, a global provider of price, promotion, product composition and online product positioning analytics. Brand View allows retail and manufacturing companies to measure and manage their pricing and promotion activity to drive sales and increase their digital presence.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Ascential plc (LSE:ASCL:$368.88)
Ascential is a business-to-business information company that informs and connects the business world in 150 countries through Exhibitions & Festivals and Information Services. They provide customers with content and connections empowering their businesses to be the best informed and best connected. "
target: Brand View
Brand View is a global provider of price, promotion, product composition and online product positioning analytics. Brand View allows retail and manufacturing companies to measure and manage their pricing and promotion activity to drive sales and increase their digital presence.
price ($mm)
$38
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$17
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closed 12/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Brightree LLC, acquired Apacheta Corporation

synopsis: Brightree, the leading provider of cloud-based software to improve clinical and business performance in the post-acute care industry, announced it has acquired Apacheta Corporation, a company that provides a mobile delivery management solution designed to enable post-acute care equipment providers to automate and streamline delivery operations.
buyer parent: ResMed
buyer: Brightree LLC
Brightree is the leading provider of cloud-based software to improve clinical and business performance in the post-acute care industry. The company serves organizations in the HME, home health, hospice, orthotic and prosthetic, HME pharmacy, home infusion and rehabilitation home care segments. "
target: Apacheta Corporation
Apacheta Corporation provides a mobile delivery management solution designed to enable post-acute care equipment providers to automate and streamline delivery operations that ultimately improve patient outcomes.
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closed 3/3/2021 via PR Web

JDM Technology Group, acquired Spearhead Software

synopsis: JDM Technology Group, a global group of leading software providers for the architecture, engineering and construction industries, has acquired Spearhead Software, the leading provider of estimating software to the Australian electrical industry. Spearhead offers software for electrical calculation, estimating and tendering, and quoting.
buyer: JDM Technology Group
JDM Technology Group is a global software business focused on delivering business software systems for the architecture, engineering and construction industries with over 100,000 users served in 40 countries on 7 continents, employing over 500 staff. "
target: Spearhead Software
Spearhead Software is the leading provider of estimating software to the Australian electrical industry. Spearhead’s products simplify processes and increase productivity with fast, accurate results. They offer software for electrical calculation, estimating and tendering, and quoting.
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announced 8/5/2020 via PR Newswire

Aptos Inc, will acquire Revionics, Inc.

synopsis: Aptos, a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, will acquire Revionics, a global SaaS provider of science-based pricing, promotion, and competitive insight for innovative retailers. Revionics helps retailers around the world gain a competitive edge by optimizing their pricing, promotions, markdowns, and advanced analytics.
buyer parent: Goldman Sachs & Co.
buyer: Aptos Inc
Aptos, Inc., a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, delivers innovative, cloud-native and comprehensive omni-channel solutions to more than 1,000 retail brands in 65 countries. Aptos helps retailers to streamline their operations and deliver integrated, seamless experiences. "
target: Revionics, Inc.
Revionics is a global SaaS provider of science-based pricing, promotion, and competitive insight for innovative retailers. Revionics helps retailers around the world gain a competitive edge by managing and optimizing their pricing, promotions, markdowns, and advanced analytics.
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closed 1/15/2020 via Company Press Release

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired Precima

synopsis: Nielsen Global Connect acquired Precima®, an industry-leading, SaaS-based provider of powerful retail and customer data applications and analytics, from Alliance Data Systems Corp. Precima’s industry-leading Transaction Log (TLog) and Loyalty/Customer Relationship Management (CRM) data platform has been a foundational resource for global companies.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,311.00)
Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation. "
target parent: Alliance Data Systems, Inc.
target: Precima
Precima® is a global retail strategy and analytics company that provides tailored, data-driven solutions to drive sales, boost profitability, and build customer loyalty. Precima’s head office is located in Toronto, Canada, with global offices in The Netherlands, Chicago, U.S., and London, U.K.
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closed 10/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Vente-Privée, acquired daco SAS

synopsis: Vente-Privee, a members-only e-commerce company in France, has acquired daco, a French provider of benchmarking tools for fashion brands and retailers. daco enable their clients to utilize AI and machine learning to know all about their competition's offers, prices, and discounts.
buyer: Vente-Privée
Vente-Privee is a members-only e-commerce company in France. The company organises exclusive designer brand sales in a wide variety of categories, including fashion, accessories, homeware, sports products, electronics, wine and more. "
target: daco SAS
daco is a French provider of benchmarking tools for fashion brands and retailers. daco enable their clients to utilize AI and machine learning to know all about their competition's offers, prices, and discounts. daco's disruptive decision making tools help improve sell-through, growth and margin.
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closed 4/12/2017 via BusinessWire

Market Track, acquired 360pi

synopsis: Market Track, LLC, the leader in advertising, eCommerce, brand protection, and promotional intelligence solutions, has acquired 360pi Corporation, a leading provider of online product and pricing intelligence. Ontario-based 360pi has established itself as a trusted source for eCommerce insight through granular pricing and product information.
buyer parent: Aurora Capital Group
buyer: Market Track
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Market Track is the leading provider of advertising, promotion, and eCommerce intelligence solutions, offering the most comprehensive coverage of key media channels available. "
target: 360pi
360pi provides on-demand price intelligence solutions to retailers through a B2B SaaS platform. The company operates an online price intelligence platform that enables retailers to make pricing decisions by providing actionable insights into their competitor's prices and product mix.
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closed 12/8/2015 via BusinessWire

Revionics, Inc., acquired Marketyze

synopsis: Revionics, Inc., a leading provider of End-to-End Merchandise Optimization solutions, announced that it has acquired Marketyze, a global leader in advanced on-line competitive pricing intelligence, inventory optimization and merchandising solutions.
buyer: Revionics, Inc.
Revionics empowers retailers around the globe to profitably execute a data-driven omni-channel merchandising strategy by utilizing one of the most comprehensive set of shopper demand signals to increase financial performance and improve customer satisfaction. "
target: Marketyze
Marketyze is an Israeli hi-tech company founded by a group of executives with deep domain expertise in semantic site search and online price comparison. The company develops advanced pricing intelligence software that is provided as a service (SaaS) to the on-line and traditional retail industry.
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closed 7/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

PriceSpider, acquired ORIS Intelligence, LLC

synopsis: PriceSpider, the global leader in data and consumer analytics technology, has acquired ORIS Intelligence, a leader in actionable insights that preserve pricing integrity for manufacturers. ORIS Intelligence's cloud-based platform helps manufacturers solve their selling challenges by patrolling and enforcing minimum advertised price (MAP).
buyer: PriceSpider
PriceSpider is the global leader in data and consumer analytics technology. PriceSpider provides brand manufacturers with insights about consumer purchasing behavior. PriceSpider collects data sets from thousands of e-commerce sites to help brands discover what, where, when and how people purchase. "
target: ORIS Intelligence, LLC
ORIS Intelligence is a leader in actionable insights that preserve pricing integrity for manufacturers. ORIS Intelligence's cloud-based platform helps manufacturers solve their selling challenges by patrolling and enforcing minimum advertised price (MAP) everywhere their products are sold online.
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closed 7/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

PriceSpider, acquired ORIS Intelligence, LLC

synopsis: PriceSpider, the global leader in data and consumer analytics technology, has acquired ORIS Intelligence, a leader in actionable insights that preserve pricing integrity for manufacturers. ORIS Intelligence's cloud-based platform helps manufacturers solve their selling challenges by patrolling and enforcing minimum advertised price (MAP).
buyer: PriceSpider
PriceSpider is the global leader in data and consumer analytics technology. PriceSpider provides brand manufacturers with insights about consumer purchasing behavior. PriceSpider collects data sets from thousands of e-commerce sites to help brands discover what, where, when and how people purchase. "
target: ORIS Intelligence, LLC
ORIS Intelligence is a leader in actionable insights that preserve pricing integrity for manufacturers. ORIS Intelligence's cloud-based platform helps manufacturers solve their selling challenges by patrolling and enforcing minimum advertised price (MAP) everywhere their products are sold online.
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closed 7/27/2021 via GlobeNewswire

BigCommerce Pty. Ltd., acquired Feedonomics

synopsis: BigCommerce, a leading Open SaaS ecommerce platform for fast-growing and established brands, has acquired Feedonomics, a full-service data feed management platform. Feedonomics helps mid-market and enterprise merchants succeed on hundreds of advertising channels and marketplaces by ingesting, unifying, enhancing, and syndicating product data.
buyer: BigCommerce Pty. Ltd.
Bigcommerce is a leading software-as-a-service ecommerce platform that empowers merchants of all sizes to build, innovate and grow their businesses online. BigCommerce provides merchants sophisticated enterprise-grade functionality, customization, and performance with simplicity and ease-of-use. "
target: Feedonomics
Feedonomics is a leading data feed management platform that provides full-service solutions and 24/7 support to help the world’s most prolific brands, online retailers, and advertising agencies improve data quality and product discovery across hundreds of advertising channels and marketplaces.
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closed 6/1/2018 via PR Newswire

Ansira, acquired Brand Protection Agency

synopsis: Ansira Partners, Inc., a leading data-driven, technology-enabled marketing solutions provider, announced its acquisition of Brand Protection Agency, a SaaS-based platform that provides manufacturers and brands with the ability to monitor, manage and communicate with their online reseller channels.
buyer parent: Advent International
buyer: Ansira
Ansira, a leading data-driven, technology-enabled marketing solutions provider, specializes in the integration of local and national marketing programs through marketing automation, data analytics, CRM and integrated media. "
target: Brand Protection Agency
Brand Protection Agency (BPA) is a SaaS-based platform that provides manufacturers and brands with the ability to monitor, manage and communicate with their online reseller channels.
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closed 5/30/2018 via Company Press Release

Dept Agency, acquired Factor-a

synopsis: factor-a, pioneer and one of the world’s leading Amazon agencies joins digital agency Dept. Cologne-based factor-a helps international brands in increasing their success on the Amazon platform. Factor-a provides manufacturers and brands with the decisive advantage for more sales on Amazon by combining intelligent software with agency performance.
buyer: Dept Agency
Dept is an international network of leading digital agencies. From their offices across Europe and the US, 500 talented and experienced people combine creativity, technology and data to deliver digital products and services that build brands, grow businesses and make people’s lives easier. "
target: Factor-a
Factor-a provides manufacturers and brands with the decisive advantage for more sales on Amazon by combining intelligent software with agency performance. factor-a is the result of strategic e-commerce consulting.
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announced 8/25/2016 via Company Press Release

Ascential plc, will acquire One Click Retail

synopsis: Ascential plc, the international, business-to-business, media company with a focused portfolio of market-leading events and information services products, agreed to acquire 100% of US-based e-commerce analytics provider Oneclickretail.com LLC. One Click Retail's Dashboard product provides insights to help customers drive sales throughout eCommerce.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Ascential plc (LSE:ASCL:$368.88)
Ascential is an international business-to-business media company. They inform and connect business professionals in more than 150 countries through market-leading Exhibitions & Festivals and Information Services. "
target: One Click Retail
One Click Retail is a market leader in eCommerce data measurement, sales analytics and search optimization for brand manufacturers in North America, Europe and Asia. Their accuracy is unrivaled in the marketplace, with proprietary sales calculations that are 98.5% accurate down to the SKU level.
price ($mm)
$44
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$5
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$3
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closed 12/22/2017 via Company Press Release

Ascential plc, acquired Clavis Insight

synopsis: Ascential plc, the global business-to-business information company, announces the acquisition of Clavis Insight, a market leader in eCommerce analytics, with proprietary technology enabling consumer product companies to track and optimise the performance of their products across hundreds of retailer websites and mobile commerce sites globally.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Ascential plc (LSE:ASCL:$368.88)
Ascential is a business-to-business information company that informs and connects the business world in 150 countries through Exhibitions & Festivals and Information Services. They provide customers with content and connections empowering their businesses to be the best informed and best connected. "
target: Clavis Insight
Clavis Insight is a market leader in eCommerce analytics, with proprietary technology enabling consumer product companies to track and optimise the performance of their products across hundreds of retailer websites and mobile commerce sites globally.
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$119
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announced 2/22/2012 via Forbes

eBay, will acquire WHI Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: eBay has agreed to acquire WHI Solutions, a Rye Brook, New York-based provider of software and digital catalog solutions for auto parts distributors and retailers. The company said that the deal will enable its eBay Motors business to improve parts selection for customers while allowing sellers to reach more buyers.
buyer: eBay (EBAY:$10,761.00)
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. connects millions of buyers and sellers globally on a daily basis through eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace, and PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive online payments. "
target: WHI Solutions, Inc.
WHI Solutions provides web based eBusiness solutions to the Transportation Market. Its solutions include eCommerce, eCatalog, Distribution Management and Business Intelligence. Its core customers are Automotive and Heavy Duty Parts sellers and Service Providers.
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closed 11/15/2016 via Reuters

General Electric Company, acquired Bit Stew Systems

synopsis: General Electric said it has acquired two tech startups to build its artificial intelligence capability. GE said the acquisition of Bit Stew Systems will expand its Predix platform for industrial internet applications, which connects big machines such as power plants and aircraft engines to databases and analytical software.
buyer: General Electric Company (GE:$121,615.00)
GE brings together the physical and digital worlds. In its labs and factories and on the ground with customers, GE is inventing the next industrial era to move, power, build and cure the world. "
target: Bit Stew Systems
Bit Stew Systems provides the premier platform for handling complex data integration, data analysis, and predictive automation for connected devices on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
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closed 5/23/2019 via BNC Analysis

Shopify Inc., acquired Handshake Corp.

synopsis: E-commerce platform Shopify has acquired Handshake, a New York startup that offers a commerce platform for businesses that sell wholesale goods. The Handshake B2B Commerce platform makes buying and selling simple, intuitive and mobile. Sales reps and their customers can rapidly place orders on any device, anywhere, anytime.
buyer: Shopify Inc. (SHOP:$3,448.14)
Shopify is the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Merchants use the software to design, set up and manage their stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media, brick-and-mortar locations and pop-up shops. "
target: Handshake Corp.
Handshake is the B2B eCommerce platform that helps manufacturers and distributors grow. The Handshake B2B Commerce platform makes buying and selling simple, intuitive and mobile. Sales reps and their customers can rapidly place orders on any device, anywhere, anytime.
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closed 4/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

GoDaddy.com, acquired Sellbrite

synopsis: GoDaddy has acquired Sellbrite, a company that enables brands and retailers to list and sell products effortlessly across multiple online sales channels and gain centralized control over inventory and orders. Sellbrite’s cloud-based, channel management platform integrates with many popular marketplaces and shopping carts.
buyer: GoDaddy.com (GDDY:$3,139.30)
GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 18 million customers worldwide and 77 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. "
target: Sellbrite
Sellbrite enables brands & retailers to list and sell products effortlessly across multiple online sales channels and gain centralized control over inventory and orders. Sellbrite’s cloud-based, channel management platform integrates with many popular marketplaces and shopping carts.
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closed 11/16/2017 via PR Web

Shore Points Capital, acquired GenAlpha Technologies

synopsis: Shore Points Capital, a private equity firm based in New York, NY, is pleased to announce that it has led the acquisition of GenAlpha Technologies, LLC. Headquartered in Brookfield, Wisconsin, GenAlpha offers a comprehensive suite of software and services with a complete aftermarket solution for original equipment manufacturers.
buyer: Shore Points Capital
Shore Points Capital is a NY-based private equity firm focusing on equity investments in lower middle market businesses. Shore Points Capital has significant experience and track record investing across a variety of industries, with a particular emphasis on business-to-business/enterprise software. "
target: GenAlpha Technologies
Headquartered in Brookfield, Wisconsin, GenAlpha offers a comprehensive suite of software and services with a complete aftermarket solution for original equipment manufacturers.
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closed 8/29/2017 via PR Newswire

True Wind Capital, acquired ARI Network Services, Inc.

synopsis: ARI Network Services, Inc., a provider of SaaS, software tools and marketing services that help dealers, distributors and manufacturers Sell More Stuff, announced that it has been acquired by an affiliate of True Wind Capital, a San Francisco-based private equity firm focused on investing in leading technology companies.
buyer: True Wind Capital
True Wind Capital is a San Francisco-based private equity firm managing $560 million. True Wind is focused on investing in leading technology companies. True Wind is a value-added partner, providing support and expertise that is rooted in 50+ years of collective investing experience. "
target: ARI Network Services, Inc. (ARIS:$51.16)
ARI Network Services, Inc., offers an award-winning suite of SaaS, software tools, and marketing services to help dealers, equipment manufacturers and distributors in selected vertical markets Sell More Stuff – online and in-store.
price ($mm)[EV]
$123 [$133]
rev ($mm)
$51
EBITDA ($mm)
$7
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
21.1x
closed 11/7/2014 via BusinessWire

ChannelAdvisor, acquired E-Tale

synopsis: ChannelAdvisor Corporation, a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global sales, announced the acquisition of E-Tale Holdings Limited, a UK-based company that offers a leading global “Where to Buy” solution.
buyer: ChannelAdvisor (ECOM:$130.42)
ChannelAdvisor is a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to integrate, manage and optimize their merchandise sales across hundreds of online channels including Amazon, Google, eBay, Facebook and more. "
target: E-Tale
E-Tale provides Where to Buy functionality to multinational branded manufacturers in more than 30 countries. The Where to Buy solution allows brands to provide their website visitors with up-to-date information about the authorized resellers that carry their products and their availability.
price ($mm)
$8.20
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closed 12/21/2012 via BusinessWire

Groupon, Inc., acquired CommerceInterface

synopsis: Groupon announced it has acquired CommerceInterface, a leading provider of web-based channel management technology that helps manufacturers, distributors and retailers succeed at managing their businesses and selling online.
buyer: Groupon, Inc. (GRPN:$2,503.80)
Groupon is a global leader in local commerce, making it easy for people around the world to search and discover great businesses at unbeatable prices. Groupon provides merchants with a suite of products and services, credit card payments processing capabilities and point-of-sale solutions. "
target: CommerceInterface
CommerceInterface provides e-commerce channel management solutions to help manufacturers, distributors and retailers succeed at managing their businesses and selling online. Their platform integrates customer products with the top online retail channels as a truly performance-based service.
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closed 6/20/2011 via BusinessWire

eBay, acquired GSI Commerce Solutions

synopsis: eBay Inc. has completed its previously announced acquisition of GSI Commerce, Inc., a leading provider of ecommerce and interactive marketing services. With more than 180 customers across 14 merchandise categories, GSI has long-term commerce services relationships with leading retailers and brands.
buyer: eBay (EBAY:$10,761.00)
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. connects millions of buyers and sellers globally on a daily basis through eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace, and PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive online payments. "
target: GSI Commerce Solutions
GSI Commerce enables ecommerce, multichannel retailing and digital marketing for global enterprises. GSI’s ecommerce services, which include technology, order management, payment processing, fulfillment and customer care, are available on a modular basis or as part of an integrated solution.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,215 [$2,139]
rev ($mm)
$1,358
EBITDA ($mm)
$104
EV / rev
1.6x
EV / EBITDA
20.5x
closed 12/2/2009 via BusinessWire

CDC Software, acquired Truition Inc.

synopsis: CDC Software Corporation, a global provider of enterprise software applications and services, announced that it completed the acquisitions of Truition Inc., a leading on-demand e-Commerce platform provider for retailers and brand manufacturers.
buyer parent: CDC Corporation
buyer: CDC Software
CDC Software, The Customer-Driven Company™, is a provider of enterprise software applications and services designed to help organizations deliver a superior customer experience, while increasing efficiencies and profitability. "
target: Truition Inc.
Founded in 1998, Truition is the leading On Demand eCommerce platform for retailers and manufacturers. Powering more than 150 ecommerce sites in 10 countries, Truition provides its client base with a unique combination of technology and professional services.
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closed 9/14/2015 via PR Web

Aleyant Systems, LLC, acquired Keen Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Aleyant, an innovative leader in providing robust software services to the graphic communications industry at value-driven prices, announced it acquired San Francisco-based Keen’s web-to-print business. Aleyant’s acquisition includes Keen’s web-to-print technology platform, web-to-print customers and their name, logo and brand.
buyer: Aleyant Systems, LLC
Founded in 2005, Aleyant Systems is an innovative leader in providing robust software services to the graphic communications industry at value-driven prices. Its expertise lies in developing highly functional and flexible applications using the most current Web development technologies available. "
target: Keen Systems, Inc.
A venture­-backed, Silicon Valley start­up, Keen Systems enables print service providers to set up online stores to optimize business as the industry rapidly transitions to e­commerce.
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closed 5/26/2021 via PR Newswire

SyBridge Technologies, acquired Toolstats

synopsis: SyBridge Technologies, a global technology leader in value-added design and production solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Toolstats software. Toolstats is an online data management and tool tracking platform. Toolstats offers custom storage solutions and easy file sharing.
buyer parent: Crestview Partners
buyer: SyBridge Technologies
SyBridge Technologies is a platform created in 2019 to acquire and integrate tooling and mold companies to build a global technological leader. SyBridge builds and integrates tooling and mold companies to create a global technological leader that provides value-added design and production solutions."
target: Toolstats
Toolstats is an online data management and tool tracking platform. Toolstats offers custom storage solutions and easy file sharing. With dedicated sections for tool setup and design information, critical tooling data is easily available when needed.
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closed 11/4/2020 via Company Press Release

NPD Group, Inc., acquired Pricing Excellence

synopsis: The NPD Group, a global market information provider, has acquired Pricing Excellence, the leading provider of online pricing and market share intelligence solutions to manufacturers and distributors. Pricing Excellence's cloud-based platform enables clients to find market opportunities and address competitive threats.
buyer: NPD Group, Inc.
NPD offers data, industry expertise, and prescriptive analytics to help its clients grow their businesses in a changing world. Over 2000 companies worldwide rely on NPD to help them measure, predict, and improve performance across all channels, including brick-and-mortar and e-commerce. "
target: Pricing Excellence
Pricing Excellence is the leading provider of online pricing and market share intelligence solutions to manufacturers and distributors. Pricing Excellence's cloud-based platform provides clients with the information they need to to find market opportunities and address competitive threats.
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closed 12/5/2017 via BusinessWire

AspenTech, purchased Cipher IIoT from RtTech Software

synopsis: Aspen Technology, Inc., the asset optimization software company, announced it has acquired the Cipher Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) cloud-native software and edge connectivity assets of RtTech Software Inc., a leading Industrial Apps provider in New Brunswick, Canada.
buyer: AspenTech (AZPN:$590.18)
AspenTech is a leading software supplier for optimizing asset performance. Their products thrive in complex, industrial environments where it is critical to optimize the asset design, operation and maintenance lifecycle. "
seller: RtTech Software
The acquisition includes the Cipher Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) cloud-native software and edge connectivity assets of RtTech Software Inc., a leading Industrial Apps provider in New Brunswick, Canada.
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announced 8/27/2015 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., will acquire SeeControl

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, has signed an agreement to acquire SeeControl, a San Francisco-based developer of an enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) cloud service platform.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$3,790.40)
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas. "
target: SeeControl
SeeControl is a San Francisco-based developer of an enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) cloud service platform. The SeeControl service helps manufacturers and systems integrators connect, analyze, control, and manage remote products, things, and assets and create new service revenue opportunities.
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